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Effect of Celebrities on the Youth Vote

October 24, 2008 | NeW Staff

A new study is suggesting that celebrities can impact voter turnout among young voters.

This week I saw a photograph of Heidi of The Hills with a Sarah Palin tank top on.  Later the same day, I saw Sean “P. Diddy” Combs with an “I love Michelle Obama” t-shirt on TV.

Celebrities are getting involved.  Should we really be listening to them?

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